Lemonade Stand

Allies in Action – Ewan and Lorelai

Jen was looking for a way to start teaching her kids, Ewan and Lorelai, about the importance of giving back to one’s local community. “It’s important to me to teach my children about giving back and to start d...
Backpack with baby supplies

Comfort today, memories for the future

When kids who’ve experienced abuse and neglect enter the care of the child welfare system, it can be a very traumatic and disorienting time, but it is never their fault. Often they are removed from their home q...
Female youth in dentist chair

Freedom from chronic pain

In Canada, our private dental care system can be a barrier to accessing oral health care for those who lack insurance coverage and cannot afford to see a dentist or dental hygienist. This is especially true for...
Rental agreement with keys

Secure, stable housing changes a life

Meet ALEXANDRA*. When she was six years old, her mother took her own life and ALEXANDRA was placed in the care of her aunt and later with her father, where she experienced abuse and neglect until she called he...